Man United fans fume as Mourinho defends his style of football

Jose Mourinho may have improved Manchester United’s league position and increased their potency in cup competitions, but not many would argue that he has done it in style, especially given the amount of money that he has spent.

The former Inter boss inherited a team that had become accustomed to sideways passing and slow build-up play under Louis van Gaal but has not returned United to anything close to the swashbuckling style the club’s fanbase demands.

That is a huge issue for Mourinho to overcome at Old Trafford and he was quizzed on the subject during the international break.

He appears to feel that his side is capable of attacking football, and used the recent 2-1 home wins over top four rivals Liverpool and Chelsea as evidence.

That has not gone down well with the Red Devils fans on Twitter and we’ve taken a closer look at some of the best reaction…